Dr. sc. ing. Kaspars Ozols

Deputy director of development, Senior Researcher
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Dr. Kaspars Ozols is a deputy director of development, a Member of the scientific council as well as a senior researcher in the Institute of Electronics and Computer Science (EDI) where he leads teams of engineers and researchers. He holds a Ph.D. in Electronics from Riga Technical University. He has been involved in various international projects related to the development of novel data acquisition, transmission and signal processing methods and devices for different applications in the fields of transport, health, manufacturing, etc., including participation in 14 European joint research projects (in ARTEMIS, H2020, ECSEL, ERA-NET, EIT and COST programs). Expertise in ICT system simulation, modelling, design, development, implementation, testing and validation. Author of 20+ peer-reviewed scientific articles. Research interests include Self-Driving/Autonomous cars, Cyber-Physical Systems, Signal Processing, Wireless Communications, Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things, Embedded and Low Power solutions, Artificial intelligence, robotics, digitization of industry, etc. He is also very active in international project proposal preparation both as a partner and a coordinator. Has written, submitted, and got funding for more than 20 different projects (mostly from the above-mentioned programs). Supervisor of 10+ engineerings, bachelor, and master theses as well as 3 Ph.D. theses. Mentor for 10+ start-ups. 1st place in the ResearchSlam competition. Latvian Academy of Sciences (LAS) award recipient for one of the most significant achievements in Latvian science in 2018

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